Project Code: STATE-ARE-88

We want an Extra Extra... Be all about it - Newsletter Editor

Project Title We want an Extra Extra... Be all about it - Newsletter Editor
Project Summary Seeking a newsletter editor to create a weekly English - language newsletter using Publicate.it. This publication will be for mission Abu Dhabi employees and their family members.
Country United Arab Emirates
Country/Region of Focus Middle East and North Africa
Agency Department of State
DoS Office N/A
Post ABU DHABI
Section CLO
Number of Interns 1
Project Description

-Create and edit a weekly English language newsletter (apx 10-15 pages) in which follows the style and culture of the Abu Dhabi CLO Office and Embassy Community.

-Research and edit content for a readhership of over 40 readers.

-Follow Chicago Manual

-Publication editing takes place on Publicate.it (Must know the program or be a quick self study)

-Newsletter editor must incorporate mission and local content to include classifieds.

-Weekly draft needs to be submitted to the CLO office by close of business on Tuesday (Abu Dhabi time +8/9 hrs of EST)

-Final draft completed by COB on Wednesday (Abu Dhabi time +8/9 hrs of EST)

-Seeking a creative and fast learner.

-Attention to detail a must

-Familiar with Google Docs (Or be willing to learn)

Required Skills or Interests
Skill(s)
Editing and proofreading
Research
Social media management
Writing
Additional Information

-Be available to receive a call from Abu Dhabi at least 2x a month

-A team player (May be working with other virtual interns)